Brian loved to invent things. His latest idea was a Dinocam. It was a camera that could magically see dinosaurs! He turned the dial to the Jurassic age. That was 155 million years ago. He pushed a red button. Brian peered into the thick lens. What he saw made him smile!
Brian saw a thick, tropical forest. Everything was green. Crystal dewdrops sparkled on the huge leaves. The drops were like shiny marbles. All the plants were gigantic!
A round egg sat in the oozing, black mud. It was the kind of mud that would make the most scrumptiously dark, chocolate mud pies!
Crack, crack! The egg opened. It was a camarasaurus baby. It was working hard to get out. Peck, Peck! At last, a huge piece of shell fell off.
"Mom?" Carmen said. She poked her head out of the egg. Her head was shaped like a box.
"Yes, dear," Ms.C. stood tall, but she bent down to see her newest baby.
"Help! I need to get out!" wailed Carmen.
"Push harder!" said her mother.
Carmen pushed more. She wiggled and jiggled. Large clumps of egg shell stuck to her body.
"Welcome, Carmen," said Ms. C.Paragraphs 11 to 26:
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